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What are the Benefits?

Enjoy significant tuition savings while getting the credits you deserve. With Credit for Prior Learning, you can complete your degree faster and avoid taking extra classes.

Advance your career by applying what you already know toward your degree!

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What Work Experience Applies to CPL?

  • Employment experiences
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Military service
  • Professional development
  • Licenses, certifications and other credentials
  • Seminars, workshops and in-service training
  • Civic / community / religious activity
  • Continuing professional education
  • Volunteer work
  • Non-credit courses
  • Work or study abroad
  • Online and open educational resources
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Should I Consider the CPL Program?

By transferring credits to Northwood, you make getting your degree more affordable and timely. We want to see you succeed and accelerate in your career, without any hassle.

Students who would benefit by transferring credits through our CPL program:

  • Have management, supervisory, and/or leadership experience
  • Have led people, teams, and/or processes
  • Has/Had a career that spanned four or more years with progressive advancement
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Contact Us

For more information about how you can jump-start your degree through a Credit for Prior Learning (CPL), please fill out the form below. You will receive a prompt communication from a member of our Admissions team to continue the conversation.


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